Social Worker - Community Health & Care

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Ref EAY03840
Closing Date 31/05/2019
Service Health and Social Care Partnership
Based at The Johnnie Walker Bond, 15 Strand Street, Kilmarnock
Salary £31,249.00 to £34,161.00
Hours 35.0
Post Information There are 3 post available as follows: 2 x - Front door Service - This service is an essential element of managing the demand generated through changing demographics for older people in our community. The service focusses on maintaining people within the community as a direct alternative to hospital admission or potentially premature use of residential and nursing care services. It also utilises enablement and community based resources and solutions to achieve positive outcomes for vulnerable people. The service has key financial targets as part of broader HSCP strategic objectives. The service also supports individuals who may be subject to Adult Support and Protection /Adults with incapacity Legislative interventions. 1 x - North Locality Team - The northern Locality team provides assessment and care management services for vulnerable older people and adults living in this area. A key focus is supporting often complex needs of individuals through Self Directed supports and associated legislation (ASP / AWI). The team are routinely involved in preventing hospital admission , undertaking Adult Support and Protection Investigations and Supervising statutory Welfare Guardianship Orders.

Apply now: Social Worker - Community Health & Care: EAY03840

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